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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-29-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: changing steering wheel tips needed

Well I finally had a chance to check my steering wheel to see if it splined through the gap between the wheel and throttle lever.. It appears to be splined... Just playing it safe before I order my...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: changing steering wheel tips needed

Hey there Brian .. I am sure things will fit out the back window .. The AA has been a bit idle for a while .. Just myself showing interests in her .. The younger generation just don't have the time ..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: changing steering wheel tips needed

Thanks ... It really does POP ( excuse the pun ) out at you in the sunshine
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: changing steering wheel tips needed

I am thinking it should work .. I am a little worried about removing the entire column , as far as I can tell,it has not been removed since day one .. Will check it out Monday ( on holidays this week...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: changing steering wheel tips needed

My rear window assembly (frame and all ) is removable ..I had to replace it as the old one ( made of wood) was rotten.. If I can remove the rod through the opening can I short cut the job without...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: changing steering wheel tips needed

Sounds like an interesting job .. Thanks Tom
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: changing steering wheel tips needed

Thanks Tom .. I assume I need to remove the column to have enough room to pull out the light switch rod ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
changing steering wheel tips needed

I need to change the steering wheel on our Pepsi truck ... Should I have some other parts on hand for the light switch and horn rod or does this come apart fairly easily? As far as I can tell this...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: steering wheel question

Did not know that trick .. Thanks .. will check it out next week
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
steering wheel question

Been a while since I have been on .Is there any way of knowing what type of steering wheel I have , splined or keyed , on our early 28 AA without taking it apart ?It was built around March of 28 .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,125
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Completion excuses??

Have to watch the Beverley Hillbillies Marathon
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,497
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Torquing head nut then it happened

My guess is you will have to repair the threads with a heli-coil .. You would have to pull the head to repair though .. I would for sure fix it though .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-18-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,149
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Rubber matt for parking on

... you can get a rubber checkered floor that comes in 8 foot widths and what ever length you need .. just google rubber checkered floor .. allot of people use this at car shows as it simply rolls up...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,056
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Hotwell health heater

they must have made different styles .. ours is on a Canadian made engine from early 28 ... no problem removing the distributor on this one .. here is the advertisement and our heater
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Otwell Manifold Heater?

here is the advertisement for the heater ... Ours is on a Canadian made engine that was made in early 28 ... I like the price .. plus installation mind you
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Otwell Manifold Heater?

here are some pictures of our Otwell in our Pepsi Truck .. I was lucky to get the control flapper thanks to this sight .. excuse the neoprene fuel line .. these are old pictures and it has since been...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Pepsi AA in our night time Santa Claus Parade

We are a bit ahead here in Canada -- thanksgiving here was a month ago -- Santa is already in the Malls getting all the kids wishes --
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,010
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Pepsi AA in our night time Santa Claus Parade

Had a blast showing off the AA in London Ontario's Santa Claus Parade:DThe wife and I decorated the truck and the Pepsi Volunteers had fun handing out candy and Christmas Greetings to all in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-16-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,690
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: putting christmas lights on our aa

this is my plan -- thanks for the input -- I like the paper clip idea
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,690
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: putting christmas lights on our aa

Awesome -- that is what I was looking for -- thanks for your help :)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,690
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
putting christmas lights on our aa

We are putting our AA in our Christmas parade -- it is in the evening -- I need to put on christmas lights and make them work -- the truck is 6 volt so an inverter will not work -- any ideas? I was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-14-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,023
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Model A Fords in the Fall (photos)

awesome pictures from everyone -- and yes , it would be fantastic if our pets could be with us for the same time - I have a yellow Lab that gives us joy each and every day
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,867
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Fall Parade

Nice shot Brian -- you have one very nice set of wheels :cool:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,867
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Re: Fall Parade

You are so correct
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-07-2012, 05:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,867
Posted By Pepsi Mechanic
Fall Parade

Thought I would share some pictures of the Pepsi AA in a Fall Parade yesterday -- Had to teach the young Manager how to run her :D-- he did great
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